Period
to 19 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for SOAP skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited SOAP over the 6 months to 19 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Simple Object Access Protocol (SOAP)
South East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 104 114
Rank change year-on-year +8 +10 -26
Permanent jobs citing SOAP 78 55 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.55% 2.07% 2.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.07% 4.73% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 75 58 40
Oxfordshire median annual salary £52,500 £53,500 £57,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.87% -6.14% +34.12%
10th Percentile £31,460 £32,429 £32,000
90th Percentile £68,750 £67,875 £60,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -10.00% +5.26% +11.76%

SOAP is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Oxfordshire
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1,538 1,164 1,556
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 50.21% 43.78% 46.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,354 996 1,304
Oxfordshire median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.12% -1.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £30,000 £30,000 £27,825
90th Percentile £72,500 £63,750 £63,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +8.64%

SOAP
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

Job postings citing SOAP as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for SOAP in Oxfordshire

SOAP
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing SOAP in Oxfordshire.

Salary trend for SOAP in Oxfordshire

SOAP
Salary Histogram in Oxfordshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing SOAP in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for SOAP in Oxfordshire

SOAP
Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing SOAP within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 19 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford +7 30 £62,500 +13.64% 5
Henley-on-Thames - 13 £42,500 -
Abingdon -15 4 £55,000 - 1
Thame - 1 £45,000 -
Wallingford - 1 £37,500 -
SOAP
South East

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT jobs citing SOAP also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Oxfordshire region with a requirement for SOAP.

1 61 (78.21%) SQL
2 55 (70.51%) Web Services
3 54 (69.23%) Java
3 54 (69.23%) JavaScript
4 52 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 49 (62.82%) HTML
6 48 (61.54%) CSS
7 43 (55.13%) REST
8 36 (46.15%) jQuery
9 33 (42.31%) Spring
10 30 (38.46%) JUnit
11 29 (37.18%) Python
12 28 (35.90%) SQL Server
13 26 (33.33%) Linux
14 25 (32.05%) OO
14 25 (32.05%) Software Engineering
14 25 (32.05%) Test Automation
15 24 (30.77%) MySQL
16 23 (29.49%) MVC
16 23 (29.49%) JIRA
17 22 (28.21%) Hibernate
18 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
19 20 (25.64%) Web Development
19 20 (25.64%) Maven
20 19 (24.36%) JSP
21 18 (23.08%) Degree
21 18 (23.08%) JSON
21 18 (23.08%) Scrum
21 18 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
22 17 (21.79%) DevOps

SOAP
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (11.54%) Confluence
2 6 (7.69%) IIS
2 6 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 6 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.85%) CMS
4 2 (2.56%) JBoss
5 1 (1.28%) Apache
5 1 (1.28%) Apache Solr
5 1 (1.28%) Drupal
Cloud Services
1 18 (23.08%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (11.54%) Slack
3 8 (10.26%) Google Cloud Platform
3 8 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (7.69%) Office 365
5 2 (2.56%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 1 (1.28%) Force.com
6 1 (1.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.56%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (35.90%) SQL Server
2 24 (30.77%) MySQL
3 8 (10.26%) PostgreSQL
3 8 (10.26%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.56%) Big Data
4 2 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.28%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 30 (38.46%) JUnit
2 23 (29.49%) JIRA
3 20 (25.64%) Maven
4 16 (20.51%) Cucumber
4 16 (20.51%) Jenkins
4 16 (20.51%) Selenium
5 10 (12.82%) Eclipse
5 10 (12.82%) SoapUI
6 7 (8.97%) Git (software)
7 6 (7.69%) Hudson
7 6 (7.69%) Travis CI
8 5 (6.41%) Ant
9 1 (1.28%) FishEye
9 1 (1.28%) IntelliJ
9 1 (1.28%) Mercurial
9 1 (1.28%) Oracle APEX
General
1 2 (2.56%) Publishing
2 1 (1.28%) Finance
Job Titles
1 40 (51.28%) Developer
2 20 (25.64%) Java Developer
3 13 (16.67%) PHP Developer
3 13 (16.67%) Software Engineer
4 10 (12.82%) QA Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Automation Test Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) QA Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) QA Automation Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) QA Test Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Developer
5 8 (10.26%) Senior QA Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Senior QA Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Senior QA Test Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Test Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Test Automation Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Senior Test Engineer
5 8 (10.26%) Test Analyst
5 8 (10.26%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 55 (70.51%) Web Services
2 49 (62.82%) HTML
3 48 (61.54%) CSS
4 43 (55.13%) REST
5 36 (46.15%) jQuery
6 33 (42.31%) Spring
7 22 (28.21%) Hibernate
8 21 (26.92%) AngularJS
9 19 (24.36%) JSP
10 18 (23.08%) JSON
11 14 (17.95%) XML
12 13 (16.67%) HTML5
12 13 (16.67%) Laravel
12 13 (16.67%) Node.js
12 13 (16.67%) RESTful
12 13 (16.67%) Symfony
13 10 (12.82%) Visualforce
14 9 (11.54%) Servlets
14 9 (11.54%) Struts
15 8 (10.26%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 17 (21.79%) Computer Science
2 8 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.97%) Fintech
4 6 (7.69%) Life Science
5 3 (3.85%) User Experience
6 1 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 26 (33.33%) Linux
2 6 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (32.05%) OO
2 25 (32.05%) Software Engineering
2 25 (32.05%) Test Automation
3 23 (29.49%) MVC
4 20 (25.64%) Web Development
5 18 (23.08%) Scrum
6 17 (21.79%) DevOps
7 16 (20.51%) Continuous Integration
8 15 (19.23%) OOP
9 13 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 12 (15.38%) Microservices
11 10 (12.82%) API Testing
11 10 (12.82%) Kanban
11 10 (12.82%) SOA
12 9 (11.54%) E-Commerce
13 8 (10.26%) Enterprise Architecture
13 8 (10.26%) GAP Analysis
13 8 (10.26%) Manual Testing
13 8 (10.26%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 61 (78.21%) SQL
2 54 (69.23%) Java
2 54 (69.23%) JavaScript
3 29 (37.18%) Python
4 14 (17.95%) PHP
5 11 (14.10%) C#
6 10 (12.82%) Apex Code
7 8 (10.26%) Ruby
8 6 (7.69%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.85%) MATLAB
10 2 (2.56%) GraphQL
10 2 (2.56%) SOQL
10 2 (2.56%) SOSL
11 1 (1.28%) C++
11 1 (1.28%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 18 (23.08%) Degree
2 4 (5.13%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 15 (19.23%) Docker
2 6 (7.69%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (10.26%) Puppet
Vendors
1 16 (20.51%) Oracle
2 10 (12.82%) Salesforce.com
2 10 (12.82%) Talend
3 9 (11.54%) SAP
4 8 (10.26%) Google
5 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (2.56%) Informatica
7 1 (1.28%) Atlassian
7 1 (1.28%) BMC
7 1 (1.28%) HP
7 1 (1.28%) ServiceNow
7 1 (1.28%) Twitter